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Backstrom Activated; Kuemper Reassigned

by Mike Doyle / Minnesota Wild

Goaltender Niklas Backstrom has been activated from Injured Reserve. The netminder suffered an upper-body injury on Nov. 13 against Toronto and missed four games. He will backup Josh Harding tonight against the Winnipeg Jets.

The team reassigned goaltender Darcy Kuemper to the club's American Hockey League affiliate the Iowa Wild. Iowa plays at home against the Abbotsford Heat tonight.

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